The present contribution outlines a first record of 5 encountered terrestrial gastropods new to Qatar. The preliminary account of these species and their zoogeographical origins are discussed. The species belong to 4 families: Subulinidae, with 2 genera, Zootecus and Allopeas; Polygyridae, with 1 genus, Polygra; Hygromiidae, with 1 genus, Monacha; and Helicidae, with 1 genus, Eobania.
Terrestrial snails, first record, Qatar
AL-KHAYAT, JASSIM A.
"First record of five terrestrial snails in the State of Qatar,"
Turkish Journal of Zoology: Vol. 34:
4, Article 12.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/zoology/vol34/iss4/12